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    COVID-19

    Dr. Hayes-Bautista in The Good Men Project: “COVID Fears Keep Many Latino Kids Out of Classrooms”


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    Latinos are vulnerable to the highly transmissible coronavirus because they are more likely than non-Hispanic whites to work essential jobs that expose them to the public, said David Hayes-Bautista, a professor of public health and medicine at UCLA and co-author of a January study on this topic. They are more likely to lack health insurance, which may make them less likely to seek medical care, he said